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Obamas to Produce Netflix Movies and Shows Under Multiyear Deal

Lucas Shaw
Obamas to Produce Netflix Movies and Shows Under Multiyear Deal

Barack and Michelle Obama are embarking on an unusual post-White House career: TV producers. The former president and first lady entered a multiyear deal with Netflix Inc. to create a “diverse mix” of programs, which may include scripted series, documentaries and feature films, the company said on Monday. The Obamas will create the material through a firm called Higher Ground Productions.